New Mexico State Defeats Texas-Arlington 69-66 - Recap

New Mexico State Defeats Texas-Arlington 69-66 - Recap

New Mexico State grabbed a 69-66 win over Texas-Arlington on Saturday, behind a 19-point effort from Bandja Sy at Pan American Center.

Bettors who backed New Mexico State were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 9.5.

New Mexico State got 12 points from K.C. Ross-Miller and another 11 points from Daniel Mullings. Daniel Mullings contributed 5 assists, while Sim Bhullar cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.

Texas-Arlington got 14 points from Kevin Butler in a losing cause and another 11 points from Karol Gruszecki. Shaquille White-Miller contributed 8 assists for them, while Greg Gainey had 9 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed New Mexico State were victorious, as the score was 38-23 at the break.

The rebound battle favored Texas-Arlington as they grabbed 36 boards, while New Mexico State only had 35.